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Dark Nights: Metal is a 2017–2018 event, written by Scott Snyder with art by Greg Capullo. The event tells the story of an invasion of Earth 0 by monstrous counterparts of Batman, from a place called the Dark Multiverse, led by the demon Barbatos.




Dark Days

Core Issues

One Shots

Dark Knights one-shots


Gotham Resistance (Between Issues 2 and 3)

Bats Out Of Hell (Between issues 3 and 4)


Series spinning out of the event (New Age of DC Heroes):

Aftereffects of The Dark Multiverse

In the chaos of the invasion, The Salesmen escaped to Prime Earth. Derek James gained super powers after ending up in the Dark Multiverse. The Source Wall was broken as a result of the Justice League reached out to everyone on Earth Element X and raise it back from the Dark Multiverse. It also resulted in the the Darkstars and the Dark Pantheon coming to the Prime Earth universe while Atlantis rose back from the sea.

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  • The event reintroduces Carter Hall/Hawkman into the main continuity.

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